This guest post comes to us from our colleague Edgar Romano at Pasternack Tilker Ziegler Walsh Stanton & Romano, LLP in New York.
A new study released earlier this week by the New York City Fire Department provides good evidence of a link between 9/11 first responders and cancer. The study showed a 32% greater incidence of cancer among firefighters who worked at Ground Zero than those who did not.
The NIOSH study concluded that the 9/11 debris did contain known carcinogens.
The U.S. government does not pay for cancer treatments of 9/11 first responders. This is because Continue reading